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It's Kind of Pretty... | Nicole Dyer

A painting by Nicole Dyer of a black and white cake that says
Date/Time:
Thu. Aug 16, 2018 11:00am - 7:00pm (Recurring)
Location:
St. Paul Companies Pavilion - Greenspring Campus 1525 Greenspring Valley Road Stevenson, MD, 21153 View Map Link
Details:

Nicole Dyer’s artwork examines the human need for the presence of others and the contradictions of our daily lives. Her paintings and sculptures capture everyday objects and activities, imbuing them with nostalgia’s sense of significance but keeping them grounded in their mundane nature. Fleeting experiences can be over in an instant but preserved forever on social media. Emotions can be transferred from a crush to the memory of their cluttered living space. Food can bring us together or create an obsessive pursuit for physical perfection. By foregrounding the evidence of our lived experience, Dyer illustrates the interrelation of our socialization and our social media.

Exhibition: July 23–November 25, 2018
Reception: Wednesday, September 5, 2018, 4–6 PM
Artist's Talk: Thursday, October 18, 2018, 5:30–6:30 PM

Contact:
Aden Weisel aweisel2@stevenson.edu 443-394-9699
Sponsor:
Friends of the Gallery, Maryland State Arts Council, Baltimore Arts & Sciences Commission
Twitter:
StevensonUArt